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Mochi Plus

Rib and Seed Hat

Designed by Yuke Hong for Crystal Palace Yarns

Description:  This hat features alternating bands of 1 x 1 rib and seed st to form a cute and comfortable hat.

Level:  Easy

Size:  Adult Medium (19" circumference)

Materials:

Gauge:  5 sts = 1" over Seed St

Abbreviations:  CO- cast on; k- knit; p- purl, rep- repeat; rnd- round; st(s)- stitch(es)

P1 x K1 Rib:
All Rnds:  (p1, k1) around.

Seed Stitch:
Rnd 1:  (k1, p1) around.
Rnd 2:  (p1, k1) around.
Repeat.

Instructions:
CO 96 sts on circular needles. 

Work p1 x k1 rib for 1¼".
Work seed st for 1¼".
Work p1 x k1 rib for 1¼".
Work seed st for 1¼".

Begin Crown Decrease:
Dec Rnd:  *(p1, k1) 3x, k2tog; rep from * to end of rnd.  [84 sts]
Next Rnd:  *(p1, k1) 3x, k1; rep from * to end of rnd.
Dec Rnd:  *(p1, k1) 2x, p1, k2tog; rep from * to end of rnd.  [72 sts]
Next Rnd:  *(p1, k1) 3x; rep from * to end of rnd.
Dec Rnd:  *(p1, k1) 2x, k2 tog; rep from * to end of rnd.  [60 sts]
Next Rnd:  *(p1, k1) 2x, k1; rep from * to end of rnd.
Dec Rnd:  *p1, k1, p1, k2 tog; rep from * to end of rnd.  [48 sts]
Next Rnd:  *(p1, k1) 2x.; rep from * to end of rnd.
Dec Rnd:  *p1, k1, k2 tog; rep from * to end of rnd.  [36 sts]
Next Rnd:  *p1, k2; rep from * to end of rnd.
Dec Rnd:  *p1, k2tog; rep from * to end of rnd.  [24 sts]
Next Rnd:  *p1, k1; rep from * to end of rnd.
Dec Rnd:  k2tog around.  [12 sts]

Sew up remaining sts and secure on inside of hat.  Weave in ends.

Pattern Copyright 2011 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format without permission. Shops carrying Crystal Palace Mochi Plus and/or Plus Solid are welcome to print and share this pattern with customers of our yarns.
 
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November 2011